Events and Programs
Sweet Arrow Lake County Park
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Program Schedule for 2017

All events will be held at the Sweet Arrow Lake County Park Clubhouse unless otherwise noted. 
All programs are conducted by, or in cooperation with, the Schuylkill County Department of Parks and Recreation.


**** Zumba® fitness offered at Sweet Arrow Lake County Park
The Zumba® program fuses hypnotic Latin rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Our goal is simple: We want you to want to work out, to love working out, to get hooked. Zumba® Fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life!
The routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt your body while burning fat. Add some Latin flavor and international zest into the mix and you've got a Zumba® class!
Sessions will be held Monday evenings from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM.
The  fee is $6.00 per session.  Start any time.  Registration is requested but not required.
Call Denise @ 717-269-3214 or deniseswonger@gmail.com for more information.


****Fall Bird Walk 
Saturday, September 23rd,  from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Join local naturalist Denise “Nightowl” Donmoyer. Locate and identify from sight and song, resident and migratory species that inhabit the Park.  Maybe even see a Bald Eagle.  Meet in the Waterfall parking lot for this program that is free and open to beginning and experienced birdwatchers.  Walk will be cancelled in event of rain.  Call 570-345-8952 for information.

****Wee Ones Walk—Autumn Adventure
Wednesday, October 18 from 10:00-11:00 a.m.  Meets in the Waterfall Road parking lot of Sweet Arrow Lake.  Heighten your child’s natural curiosity during a sensory nature walk with “Porcupine Pat” of the Schuylkill Conservation District.  The walk focuses on colors, textures, shapes, sounds and smells found in nature.  Recommended for children ages 3-6.

****The Art of Feng Shui
Tuesday, October 24th, 7:00pm - 8:00pm in the Clubhouse w/ Porcupine Pat - $5.00
Learn about a Chinese philosophical system of harmonizing   
everyone with the surrounding environment and how to           
incorporate it into your life, home and business.
Sponsored by Diakon and Schuylkill Conservation District

To Register
Susan Long at Diakon:
570-624-3018 or
800-621-6325
longs@diakon.org


****Change of Seasons Oldies Dance 
Friday, November 10th, 7:00 PM- 10:00 PM
Sweet Arrow Lake County Park Clubhouse.  Celebrate the change of the seasons with an evening of fun and dancing to the Oldies with great music by “The Legends”.
Admission: $10 advance tickets - $12 at the door. Price includes refreshments.   For tickets or information call Susan at 570-624-3018

****Sweet Arrow Sojourn
Saturday, December 2 from 10:00-11:30 a.m.  “Porcupine Pat” leads us on this adventure featuring a jaunt around the park that includes some nice scenes of the water.  Meets at the Waterfall Road parking lot of Sweet Arrow Lake County Park.  All ages welcome!

Want to receive notices by email of upcoming events?  Simply send an email to Lorie at lreichert@co.schuylkill.pa.us   
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